Lead Systems Engineer

ZeroAvia is a leader in zero-emission aviation, flying the world’s largest hydrogen-electric aircraft since September 2020.

Its focus is the design and commercialization of hydrogen-powered aviation solutions to address a variety of markets, initially targeting short-haul, sub-regional commercial flights up to 500 miles.

To date, ZeroAvia has secured the UK CAA and FAA experimental permit to fly for its 6 seat aircraft powered by hydrogen-electric powertrain, passed significant flight tests, and is on track for commercial deliveries by 2023.

Its achievements to date were rewarded by the UK prime minister by inviting ZeroAvia as a member to the UK Jet Zero Council.

ZeroAvia’s powertrain development focuses on integrating hydrogen storage tanks, fuel cell systems, and electric motors, delivering a solution that will be not only without carbon emissions but also cheaper to operate.

Role

Working within the CAA Part 21J Design Organisation the Systems Engineer is responsible for:

Responsibilities
- Working with the Engineering Team to capture and define Top Level Requirements (TLRs)
- Working with the Office of Airworthiness with capture of Certification Requirements
- Co-ordinating the Systems Engineering Process and Requirements Database throughout the Development, Qualification and Certification process
- Creation of Systems Requirements Documents (SRDs) based on TLRs
- Development of Equipment Qualification Plans and Management of Equipment Qualification
- Conduct of Systems Safety Analysis supporting Equipment Qualification and Powerplant Certification
- Interfacing with internal Teams and Subcontractor Suppliers as required in relation to Systems Requirements and Qualification
- Acting as CVE (on behalf of COA where appropriately authorised)

Essential Experience/Qualifications
- Aeronautical Degree or equivalent experience
- Minimum 3 years practical experience in a similar role with a Civil or Military Aerospace Organisation
- Good working knowledge of Systems Engineering to SAE ARP4754, Safety Assessment to SAE ARP4761 and Equipment Qualification to RTCA DO-160 (or Military equivalents)

Desirable Experience/Qualifications
- Knowledge of Software Certification process to RTCA DO-178C or Electronic Hardware Certification process to DO-254
- Working knowledge of EASA/CAA Part 21J and CS23/25 Regulations
- Previous approval as EASA/CAA Part 21J Compliance Verification Engineer for Systems Engineering/Safety

Diversity and inclusion

ZeroAvia is an equal opportunity employer and as a young company in the aviation industry, we value diversity and need people of different backgrounds that bring a plethora of skills, perspectives, and mindsets to the table that can spur originality, imagination, and creativity. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

Description

ZeroAvia is a leader in zero-emission aviation, flying the world’s largest hydrogen-electric aircraft since September 2020.

Its focus is the design and commercialization of hydrogen-powered aviation solutions to address a variety of markets, initially targeting short-haul, sub-regional commercial flights up to 500 miles.

To date, ZeroAvia has secured the UK CAA and FAA experimental permit to fly for its 6 seat aircraft powered by hydrogen-electric powertrain, passed significant flight tests, and is on track for commercial deliveries by 2023.

Its achievements to date were rewarded by the UK prime minister by inviting ZeroAvia as a member to the UK Jet Zero Council.

ZeroAvia’s powertrain development focuses on integrating hydrogen storage tanks, fuel cell systems, and electric motors, delivering a solution that will be not only without carbon emissions but also cheaper to operate.

Role

Working within the CAA Part 21J Design Organisation the Systems Engineer is responsible for:

Responsibilities
- Working with the Engineering Team to capture and define Top Level Requirements (TLRs)
- Working with the Office of Airworthiness with capture of Certification Requirements
- Co-ordinating the Systems Engineering Process and Requirements Database throughout the Development, Qualification and Certification process
- Creation of Systems Requirements Documents (SRDs) based on TLRs
- Development of Equipment Qualification Plans and Management of Equipment Qualification
- Conduct of Systems Safety Analysis supporting Equipment Qualification and Powerplant Certification
- Interfacing with internal Teams and Subcontractor Suppliers as required in relation to Systems Requirements and Qualification
- Acting as CVE (on behalf of COA where appropriately authorised)

Essential Experience/Qualifications
- Aeronautical Degree or equivalent experience
- Minimum 3 years practical experience in a similar role with a Civil or Military Aerospace Organisation
- Good working knowledge of Systems Engineering to SAE ARP4754, Safety Assessment to SAE ARP4761 and Equipment Qualification to RTCA DO-160 (or Military equivalents)

Desirable Experience/Qualifications
- Knowledge of Software Certification process to RTCA DO-178C or Electronic Hardware Certification process to DO-254
- Working knowledge of EASA/CAA Part 21J and CS23/25 Regulations
- Previous approval as EASA/CAA Part 21J Compliance Verification Engineer for Systems Engineering/Safety

Diversity and inclusion

ZeroAvia is an equal opportunity employer and as a young company in the aviation industry, we value diversity and need people of different backgrounds that bring a plethora of skills, perspectives, and mindsets to the table that can spur originality, imagination, and creativity. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

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